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Our exciting new NZTBA website is due to be launched in June 2016.

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First Stakes winner for Kay Hood and partners ››
26 May 2016 | By Michelle Saba The recent win by Aide Memoire (Remind [USA]- Explain), in the listed Rangitikei Gold Cup, marked a special milestone for members of the  NZTBA Canterbury, Marlborough and Westland Branch Kay Hood, Debbie Clark and Myles Gordon.
Encouraging times ahead for the New Zealand Breeding Industry and for Nick King of Brighthill Farm  ››
19 May 2016 | By Michelle Saba After yet another successful autumn carnival by New Zealand bred horses it seemed only fitting that the NZB National Weanling, Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock sale be buoyant, however the record breaking sale was beyond the expectations of everybody..
Imposing Lass completes a hat trick for Peter Newsom ››
11 May 2016 | By Michelle Saba Always up for an adventure, Australasian travel industry trailblazer Peter Newsom decided around 25 years ago to invest in some bloodstock in New Zealand, and recently he was credited with his latest New Zealand bred Stakes winner Imposing Lass.
Records Tumble at NZB National Weanling, Broodmare & Mixed Bloodstock Sale ››
11 May 2016 | By NZB Press Release following Day Two.
Prospects all positive ahead of Sale ››
09 May 2016 | By NZ Racing Desk Below is a cross-section of comments from some of the leading buyers and sellers direct from the sales complex.


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The 2015 Stallion Register is now available & has been mailed to every current NZTBA member as part of their subscription. 
  To receive your copy click here
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Hannah Mee, winner of the Keith & Faith Taylor Equine Scholarship arrives in Ireland

Read her blogs HERE>>


Bevan Smith, winner of the 2016 Sunline International Management Scholarship.

Read his blogs here >>


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